Reasons to do a PRINCE2 Certification

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In this post, guest blogger Simplilearn explore just why PRINCE2 is the most popular project management certification in the UK. There are several project management certifications out there in the market and most people aren’t sure of which certification course to take.

What is PRINCE2 Agile All About?

Arras People

I have been working with PRINCE2 before it became PRINCE2 and for the last 10 years I have been a PRINCE2 trainer and consultant so I am already sold on PRINCE2. PRINCE2 Agile is not a replacement for PRINCE2. It is an extension to PRINCE2.

PRINCE2 Agile Training: Logical Model Online Training Review

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Product reviewed: PRINCE2® Agile Bundle (includes exam fee, self-paced online training, support and mock exam). Other products offered by this training company: PRINCE2®, PMP Exam Prep, other online PM courses including How to Estimate, Recovery of Troubled Projects, Project Governance.

The Alternatives to PRINCE2

Arras People

As you can imagine, we have a lot of conversations about PRINCE2 at Arras. The split into two camps – those with minimal project experience who are looking to get into project management and want to do some training (or have already take PRINCE2 and don’t know what to do next).

Introducing the PRINCE2 Principles

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PRINCE2 is a popular UK Project Management methodology, that continues to gain traction in other locations around the world. Since the author holds both the PMP and PRINCE2 Practitioner Certification , it can sometimes be insightful to compare and contrast the two approaches to see what stands out in both. Then there is the PRINCE2 "Processes", equivalent to the PMBOK "Process Groups" - essentially the flow of phases throughout the Project Life cycle.

The Top Five Project Management Certifications in the UK

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In this guest post, Simplilearn , a global training provider (who are also part of the Arras People training directory), give us an overview of which certifications are the most popular in the UK today. PRINCE2 Certification. What is PRINCE2? PMP Certification.

Spend £90 Become PRINCE2 Agile Foundation Qualified

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PRINCE2 Agile® Foundation has just been launched and April is the month where the certification is piloted with the project management marketplace. You can take the PRINCE2 Agile Foundation course online now, pay no examination fee and receive your certification, all for a price of £90.

Combining PRINCE2 and Scrum

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PRINCE2’s 2017 update and the PRINCE2 Agile course make it easier than ever to play PRINCE2 and Scrum on the same team. Tactic 1 – PRINCE2 as a utility player. The trick with any PRINCE2 project is to only use the processes you need. That’s why one method is to use Scrum but add some stabilising processes from PRINCE2, like the Risk Register or Lessons Log. You can drop these PRINCE2 processes in as and when you need them, like a utility player.

The Benefits Of PRINCE2 For Better Projects And Organizations

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And that is how PRINCE2 possesses some qualities that project manager s look for when it comes to tailor-made methods. What Is PRINCE2? Some people assumed that PRINCE2® belongs in a waterfall method—it’s actually not a ‘one size fits all’ process; rather, it’s an outline tailor-made for projects, regardless of type and size. And from these elements, PRINCE2 stands out from the rest of the methods with all it’s the benefits that projects can take advantage of.

What is a Project Management Certification? And Why Do I Need It?

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By Anselm Begley, PMP, PRINCE2, CBAP, CSM, APMG Managing Benefits. Project Management certification demonstrates an individual’s experience, knowledge, and skill in project management – and in many companies, it’s a requirement for new and current project managers.

Project Closure: Your Complete Guide to How to Close-down Your Project

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Axelos’s PRINCE2®. ‘Closing a Project’ is one of PRINCE2’s seven processes. You’ll need to create a record of project acceptance, which is usually referred to as either a ‘Handover Certificate’ or an ‘Acceptance Certificate’ Review.

6 Things PRINCE2 Certified Project Managers Should Do Every Day

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Projects are often very complex endeavours, but PRINCE2 is a project management method proven to deliver them successfully. However, there are certain common activities that a PRINCE2 Certified Project Manager will carry out almost every day. Below we’ve highlighted a few key daily activities, these have been drawn from the PRINCE2 2017 A3 Process Map , which is available for free download. PRINCE2 Project Managers understand this.

Do You Actually Need a Project Management Certification?

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You’ve probably heard about all sorts of project management certifications and wonder whether it’s worth having one. If you want to manage projects better, certification won’t help you much. The most popular project management certifications. A certification is different from a degree. Certifications, on the other hand, are awarded by professional organizations and focus only on one area. After it, there are PRINCE2, SAFe, CAPM, ITIL, CSM, and others.

Project Management Career Q&A – Kicking Off a Project Management Career

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I have studied an introductory module in project management and am preparing to gain PRINCE2 certification. Just one more thing, you mention that you’ve taken a module in project management and getting ready to gain the PRINCE2 certification.

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Processes and Project Management

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Processes permeate all PPM approaches in the industry, be it PMBOK, PRINCE2, M_o_R etc; at PHC we have experience and/or certifications in the many of these and work to leverage these to help you. We regard Processes as the bedrock for successful Project Management. I think W.

Project Management Trends (2018 Edition)

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Long-time readers will know that I believe certification schemes to be useful, but not the only thing that a successful project manager needs. As the demand for project management work grows, certification schemes are a simple way to differentiate candidates.

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To project management certify or not…?

Ron Rosenhead

Should I get PRINCE2/ APM/PMI’ is usually attached to the question. It is important to stress I am not suggesting that project management certification training is a waste. That is the question…. Now I know I may well upset a few people with this articles however here goes….

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Kick Start Your Project Management Career with APM’s PFQ

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Previously there was the Foundation Certificate – that’s now called Project Fundamentals Qualification (PFQ) and the other one which was the next level up – the APMP – is now called Project Management Qualification (PMQ). Normally people want to jump straight onto PRINCE2 but I often think that’s a bit like learning to cook by using a recipe card rather than taking a cookery course in some of the basics first.

Becoming a Project Manager – A Complete Guide for 2018

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How to become a project manager- education and the most important PM certificates you can get out there. Project management methodologies – Agile, Waterfall, PRINCE2, PRiSM, Six Sigma, Critical Path, and many more. Certifications. The PRINCE2 Certification.

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Building Project Management Capability & Maturity

Jez Lister

In the UK and many other countries around the globe, this usually means Prince2 – ‘Projects in a Controlled Environment’. Prince2 was developed in the UK by the Office of Government Commerce (OGC) and launched in 1996. Although PRINCE2 sets out a framework for how individual projects should be managed, it doesn’t address how an organisation should be set up to use it. Knowledge refers to Prince2 training and certification.

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Podcast 79 – How to manage a team of project managers

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Julie is a senior project and program manager with CPPD certification and Prince2 training and experience, acknowledged for […]. Let’s talk about: how to manage a team of project managers In this podcast, Julie Goff, a very experienced leader of teams of Project Managers, speaks with me about how to successfully manage a team of project managers.

You Could Be A Project Manager and Not Even Know It

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Thankfully, their PRINCE2 training reminded them that Risks can be defined as “threats” or “opportunities”. “ Just imagine if our Project Manager hadn’t read their PRINCE2 handbook. The best project management skills are a combination of characteristics and certification. If you’re looking to maximise your project management skills and improve your career, click here to get certified with PRINCE2.

How to Run Brexit Like a Project

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You’ve just earned your PRINCE2 Foundation certificate and your first job is to manage Brexit. But before you can even work as an informed member of a PRINCE2 project team, you’ll need a Foundation certificate. To run and manage a PRINCE2 project, you’ll then need a Practitioner certificate. The post How to Run Brexit Like a Project appeared first on PRINCE2 Blog.

Have You Considered Legal Project Management?

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He is PRINCE2 qualified (Practitioner level), a Legal Project Practitioner (LPP) and a founder member of the International Institute for Legal Project Management (IILPM) where he sits on its Global Advisory Council. There are a lot of project management certifications out there.

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What is a Digital Project Manager (and How to Become One)

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A typical project manager with a PMP certification makes $112,000/year in average salary. Make a list of all the technical skills, theoretical knowledge, degrees, and certifications they demand for the role. One of the most widely recognized and respected certifications in the industry.

Project Management Trends: 2018 Topics to Watch

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The updated PRINCE2 guidelines that were released this year also include information on tailoring for your environment. Certification has always had its place, and I’m happy to go on record saying I think there is a bewildering choice of certifications for project managers.

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What is the PMBoK (Project Management Body of Knowledge)? | Video

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What is PRINCE2? . PMP Certification: What You Need to Know [Complete Review]. No self-respecting Project Manager should be ignorant of one of our primary reference documents, the PMI’s Project Management Body of Knowledge, or PMBOK.

Socio political complexity and project management

Susanne Madsen

It turned out that 80% of the training and certification was focused on structural complexity, 10% on emergent and 10% on socio political complexity. PRINCE2 or a similar framework is rolled out across the organisation, which gives teams a common language.